Oriental Noodle Salad

Asian Noodle Salad

Noodles never had it so good as this simple, healthful melding of lightly dressed raw ingredients with sprightly citrus and soy overtones.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
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Buttercup Squash Gnocchi

Buttercup Squash Gnocchi

Roasted buttercup squash adds to the richness of this Italian gnocchi recipe. Black trumpet mushrooms provide a dramatic contrast to the colorful squash.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H, 15 M
  • 1
French Country Pate

French Country Pâté

Cooking pork shoulder, liver, and duck fat with spices, splashes of Cognac and wine makes a simple, hearty French country pate. Perfect for entertaining.

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  • 1 H
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 2
Curried Chicken Rolled in Toasted Coconut

Curried Chicken Rolled in Toasted Coconut

The retro combination of chicken, curry, walnuts, and cream cheese in these little bites is impossible to fight. They go down fast, easy, and delicious.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
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Endive leaves stuffed with cream cheese spread with smoked salmon with chopped chives on top

Cream Cheese Spread with Smoked Salmon

A simple recipe for a delicious cream cheese spread filled with dried figs, smoked salmon, and walnuts. It’s spooned into endive boats for a killer nibble.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Baked Clams

Baked Clams

Straight from Umberto’s Clam House in NYC, this recipe for clams topped with bread crumbs seasoned with parsley and cheese then baked is the real deal.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
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Slices of a chocolate mousse cake on a glass cake stand with fruit compote on the side

Ultimate Chocolate Marquise

It doesn’t get much chocolate-y than this chilled dessert. Bittersweet chocolate, eggs, butter, and Cognac are beaten than lightened with whipped egg whites.

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  • 25 M
  • 6 H, 25 M
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Affogato

Homemade Affogato

Rich, homemade coffee ice cream is drizzled with amaretto and espresso and topped with a luscious chocolate ganache, or fudge sauce, and softly whipped cream.

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  • 1 H
  • 5 H, 30 M
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A spoon of a red chicken curry held above copper pot filled with the Indian stew

Lahori Chicken Curry with Potatoes

A can’t-resist curry brimming with fragrant spices–ginger, cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, peppercorns, coriander, cumin…yup, they’re all here.

  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 7
4 black bottom cupcakes with chocolate cake and cream cheese center on a rack, one split open

Black Bottom Cupcakes

These chocolate, deep-red devil’s food cupcakes are filled with an irresistible dollop of creamy cheesecake. Just what the kid in each of us craves.

  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 18
Plate of grilled beef, rosemary, capers, salad greens and lemon wedges

Grilled Beef with Rosemary and Capers

New York Strip steak is rubbed with a garlic-rosemary infused olive oil and grilled then placed on top of a bed of salad greens. Grilling at its best.

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
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Butter lettuce leaves cradling ground dark chicken in bowl

Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Chicken, water chestnuts, and scallions are dressed in a ginger-soy sauce then wrapped with butter lettuce leaves in this Chinese specialty.

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  • 20 M
  • 20 M
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Baked Alaska--a dome of coconut sorbet and chocolate ice cream covered in meringue that has been browned

Baked Alaska

Strata of coconut sorbet and chocolate ice cream are slathered in a spiky meringue then the Alaska is slid into the oven to toast the outside.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
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Four mini apple tarts made from apple slices in puff pastry shells on a plate

Cheater’s Apple Tarts

You’re going to feel like a cheat when you serve these obscenely simple tarts to guests. But shhhh. Your secret’s safe with us.

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  • 20 M
  • 40 M
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